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punter

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈpʌntər/ UK informal COMMERCE
a customer: Many hotels are offering discounts in an attempt to attract punters. We're hoping our summer sale will pull in the punters.
FINANCE someone who buys and sells shares on a financial market in an attempt to make money: Excited punters placed numerous buying orders for the shares.
Translations of “punter”
in Chinese (Traditional) 賭博者…
in Russian клиент, игрок (на скачках и т. д.)…
in Turkish bahisçi, bahis oynayan kimse…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赌博者…
in Polish gracz (hazardowy)…
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